Species: Black Medick (Medicago lupulina)
Family: Legumes (FABACEAE or LEGUMINOSAE)
Category: Flowering Plants
A. Flowering Plants
More extensive information on flowering plants can be found in a separate blog post.
B. Legumes (FABACEAE or LEGUMINOSAE)
Legume seedpod crops are commercially very important for human consumption, livestock forage, silage, and nitrogen-rich green manure.
C. Black Medick (Medicago lupulina)
The trefoil leaves have leaflets with a minute point. The flowers appear from April. This is not a medicinal plant, as its name might indicate, but a native of Iran, whose name in ancient times was Media.